The Racing Calendar for the Year 1873

The Racing Calendar for the Year 1873

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1874 edition. Excerpt: ...5 yrs, 8st 7ft--T. Broderick.. 0 Lord Howth's b f Evora, 3 yrs, 7st 3ft--D. Meany...... 0 5 to 2 agst Eagle Hill; 3 to 1 each agst Evora and Eeferee; 4 to 1 agst Old Tom. Won by a neck; a very poor third. An objection was made by Eyan against Wynne, on the ground of a cross and jostle, which was overruled by the stewards. The Grand Stand Plate of 375 sovs, added to a Sweepstakes of 10 sovs each, half forfeit. An open Handicap. Three miles and a quarter over the Steeplechase course The second horse to receive 100 sovs, and the third 25 sovs. A winner of a race value 50 sovs, after publication of weights (15th August), to carry 7ft extra; and of 100 sovs, 12ft extra. (17 Subs., 3 of whom paid forfeit.)-- 520. Won by a length; a bad third. Time--6 m. 42 sec. The Shandon Plate of 90 sovs, 9 to the second horse. A Handicap for horses that never won a steeplechase value 150 sovs, in which professionals rode. Three miles and a quarter over the Steeplechase course. Mr O'Eegan's b m Maid of the Hill, by Defiance, aged, l1st 8ft--Oanavan.. 1 Mr T. F. Hanrahan's ch m Princess, 6 yrs, l1st 3ft--Gavin......2 Mr H. S Chester's b m Quickstep, 6 yrs, l1st 12ft--Mr Appleton.... 0 Mr J. Appleton's br g Zaraph, 4 yrs, 12st--E. Murphy...... (fell) 0 6 to 4 agst Quickstep; 3 to 1 each agst Maid of the Hill and Princess. Won by two lengths. The Eailway Plate of 63 sovs. Two miles and a half over the Steeplechase course. Weight for age, with selling allowances. Mr J. Hume's b m Miss Pigeon, by King Tom, 5 yrs, lOst 13ft (30/)--D. Mahony.. 1 Mr Vaughan's b g Prince Patrick, aged, llst 3ft (30/)--P. Mcany...... 2 2 to 1 on Miss Pigeon. In this case Meany was brought up before the Stewards to explain his riding, and, not doing so satisfactorily, they lined more

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  • Paperback | 82 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 163g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236490207
  • 9781236490209